Visual/Graphic Designer, Senior

ViaSat - Denver, CO (30+ days ago)3.8


OUR COMPANY: Graphic Design isn’t rocket science — except here at Viasat. Our satellite technologies ensure consumers, businesses, government agencies and our military stay connected by delivering fast, secure internet and communications services. If you’ve used in-flight Wi-Fi on JetBlue or United — you have Viasat to thank. And now, we want you to join our team!
Viasat is growing, and our innovative, world-class satellite communications technology is changing the way the world communicates. At Viasat we foster an environment of innovation and collaboration that results in technology breakthroughs in an atmosphere that feels like extended family. If you’re interested in continued growth, meaningful contributions, and have the flexibility to perform in a driven, dynamic team environment, then Viasat is a fit for you.

OUR GROUP: The Marketing Communications team at ViaSat is an in-house creative agency, comprised of graphic designers, writers, web developers, UX/UI designers, video editors, and project managers. We create everything from websites to events to TV advertising. Our team strives for excellence in all things and creates work that rivals the quality you’d see from design and advertising agencies. We support a diverse organization with marketing materials to a wide variety of audiences, including large government and military departments, multinational commercial airlines, and individual home satellite internet users. The goal is to establish Viasat as the premier satellite internet provider in the world, as well as representing the brand in our other areas of business. It’s never boring and the work is challenging (in a good way).

RESPONSIBILITIES
You’ll have the opportunity to create advertising, websites, sales materials, posters, vehicle wraps – you name it, we do it. Here’s a short list:
Events, including videos and booth design
Internal communications and corporate branding
Direct mail, outdoor advertising, and more
Manage graphics and production workflow, along with designing and executing marketing projects including electronic and printed materials
Lead brainstorming sessions
Collaborate with marketing teams and outside agencies for event materials, advertising and marketing campaigns
Meet with clients or the art director to determine the scope of a project
Develop templates and style guidelines for marketing materials to ensure consistency and compliance with brand standards
Website design and display advertising
Create engaging PowerPoint presentations

Requirements

Submit/include a link or attachment to your portfolio showcasing your work
4+ years of experience in graphic design
Excellent Print design, layout, and typography skills
Expertise in Adobe Creative Cloud including InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
Problem-solving skills with the ability to achieve results despite ambiguity
Ability to collaborate within a cross functional organization
Excellent communication skills
Has a good understanding and some experience in advertising and marketing communications (both on and off-line)
Works closely with creative project managers and cross functional marketing leads to delver materials that support the Viasat brand and key business segments
Uses strong print design, layout and typography skills to create overall layout and production designs that are grounded in the consumer/target audience and can span brochures, corporate branding, trade show and event design, internal communications, digital/social communications, and presentation graphics and materials
Participation in creative brainstorming sessions are required
BA/BS Degree in design or equivalent on-the-job experience
Working knowledge of the graphics production processes, including pre-flighting of artwork, understanding digital workflow and digital color.
U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status Required
Up to 10% Travel

Preferences

Microsoft Office skills
Understanding of user experience design
Sense of humor
Video and motion graphics experience
Experience with HTML, Dreamweaver and Flash.

Are you ready to grow your career with Viasat? We encourage you to submit your resume and apply to become the newest member to our team. Once you have applied online you will be sent an automated response to let you know it has been received and someone from the recruiting group will follow up with you if there is a possible match.

Living in Denver means you get to enjoy: panoramic vistas on your morning commute, three hundred days of sunshine, the largest public parks system of any U.S. city, world-class theater, museums, and sports teams and a cost of living that’s easy on your wallet!

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ViaSat is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Residence status may be required for certain positions. For positions requiring U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Resident status, verification of such status will be required upon accepting employment.